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Download as PDF 66902 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 212 / Thursday, November 3, 2005 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Office of International Affairs Survey of U.S. Ownership of Foreign Securities as of December 31, 2005 October 28, 2005. The Department of the Treasury has submitted the following public information collection requirement(s) to OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13. Copies of the submission(s) may be obtained by calling the Treasury Bureau Clearance Officer listed. Comments regarding this information collection should be addressed to the OMB reviewer listed and to the Treasury Department Clearance Officer, Department of the Treasury, Room 11000, 1750 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20220. Written comments should be received on or before December 5, 2005, to be assured of consideration. 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UNITED STATES INSTITUTE OF PEACE


Sunshine Act; Notice of Meeting

AGENCY: United States Institute of Peace.

Date/Time: Thursday, November 17, 2005, 9:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

location: 1200 17th Street, NW., Suite 200, Washington, DC 20036-3011.

Status: Open Session--Portions may be closed pursuant to subsection (c) 
of section 552(b) of Title 5, United States Code, as provided in 
subsection 1706(h)(3) of the United States Institute of Peace Act, 
Public Law 98-525.

Agenda: November 2005 Board Meeting; Approval of Minutes of the One 
Hundred Twentieth Meeting (September 22, 2005) of the Board of 
Directors; Chairman's Report; President's Report; Fiscal Year 2007 
Budget Submission to OMB; Selection of NPEC topic; Grants Program 
Restructure; Other General Issues.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tessie Higgs, Executive Office, 
Telephone: (202) 429-3836.

    Dated: October 31, 2005.
Patricia P. Thomson,
Executive Vice President, United States Institute of Peace.
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